The WFRN was proud to announce and honor Hannah Riley Bowles as the winner of the 2020 Rosabeth Moss Kanter Award this past Friday, February 5th at our annual award ceremony. Hannah Riley Bowles is the Roy E. Larsen Senior Lecturer in Public Policy and Management at the Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and co-directs the HKS Women and Public Policy Program (WAPPP). She is a leading expert on gender in negotiation, focusing on the role of negotiation in career advancement and the management of work-family conflict. She has a DBA from the Harvard Business School, an MPP from the Harvard Kennedy School, and a BA from Smith College.

“Named in honor of Rosabeth Moss Kanter, who has been identified as the most influential contributor to modern literature on work and family, the Kanter Award is given for the best research paper published during the year. The finalist articles were selected through a vigorous process involving nomination and review by a committee of 85 international scholars. This year, four finalists were selected from over 2500 articles published in 2019 in over 80 leading English-language journals from around the world. The finalists were then reviewed by a team of members from the BC Workforce Roundtable, who provided feedback from their viewpoint as corporate practitioners.” — The Center for Families at Purdue University and the Boston College Center for Work & Family


Please click here to learn more about the award and the other finalists.